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Assessing the first-round cornerbacks

Desmond Trufant (Kirby Lee/USA Today)

The release of Antoine Winfield would appear to create a need at cornerback in the draft. How do the top cornerbacks stack up when comparing their burn rates, including those in critical situations?

The release of veteran cornerback Antoine Winfield reportedly came as a shock to him. Although he had to know it was a possibility with a $7.25 million contract scheduled for 2013 and an early request to restructure, the Vikings made the "business move" in swift fashion when the free agent market was scheduled to open. On the business side, the move made some sense: The Vikings wanted to re-sign... Recommended Stories